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Oct 6, 2012 11:00pm PDT
cut the deficit in half. and romney went on to say, unfortunately, he doubled it. first things first. the president did pledge shortly after he took office that he would cut the deficit in half by the end of his first term. did he? he did not cut it in half but he did not double i either. if you used the congressional budget office's projections for the deficit at the time the president took office, the deficit has dropped slightly. about 8%. if you use the fiscal year 2009, after months after he took office, it down by 25%. so there. >>> so there are countless reasons to spend time in san francisco this weekend and one of them is america's cup. nbc bay area's lawrence scott has a look. >> thank you so much. it was a tremendous day of racing. full of spills and chills and an action packed day. there is one champion crowned and another right on the doorstep. it was an absolutely wild day of racing on the america's cup series. oracle day spithill first punching its way to the finals. and then they find themselves upside down and out of action. but spithill and crew would right the ship
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Oct 10, 2012 4:00am PDT
: in battleground ohio, president obama insists mitt romney's tax cuts will add $5 trillion to the deficit. >> if it's true it's not going to add to the deficit, that leaves only one option, and that's asking middle class families to foot the bill. >> the president's charge of a $5 trillion tax cut is obviously inaccurate and wrong. >> reporter: romney also in ohio mocked the obama campaign's latest ad mocking his plan to cut funding for pbs. >> big bird. big bird. big bird. he's focused on saving big bird is kind of a strange thing in my view because, you see, i'm focused on helping the american people get good jobs. >> reporter: sesame street's now asked the obama campaign to pull the big bird ad, yet there are weightier questions here as congress looks into whether the u.s. was warned of the deadly libya attack. >> twice in the six-month lead-up you had bombings at our compound there in benghazi and it's 9/11 in libya. what other warnings do you need? >> reporter: warnings of trouble now for president obama romney's closing the gap. the latest poll, reuters has them tied, gallup has romney up by
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Oct 11, 2012 4:30am PDT
hoping their teams can pull off one final win. both the a's and the giants coming from 2-0 deficits to force a decisive game five today. >> this has been so much fun to watch. the extraordinary becoming the norm. the a's down 3-1 in the ninth before staging that comeback from detroit. it was coco crisp who had the heroics with the walk-off rbi. to the victor goes the spoils. how about a little dessert and something to watch it down. >> well, we've heard we're not smart enough to know we're supposed to lose a game, but we've never given up all the way to the last out. that showed tonight. so we've gut to keep doing and doing what we've been doing it all year. >> they have been doing it and doing it well. the a's fans going crazy watching their team come behind. the sellout crowd happy to see them pushing to game five. >> we're going to win, baby. we're about to win. >> can you believe this? >> no, i cannot. that was amazing, absolutely amazing. >> let's go, oakland! >> that kind of passion right there will get them through this thing. that is a blast. game five tonight, winner takes
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Oct 10, 2012 11:00am PDT
over the tax plan. it's true it's not going to have the deficit. that leaves one option. that's asking middle class families to foot the bill. >> the president's charge of a $5 trillion tax cut is inaccurate and wrong. meanwhile, the vice presidential debate is scheduled for tomorrow. >>> 2,000 jobs are up for graps today in the south gay. 50 employers were there this event is free and ones until 1:00 this afternoon. good morning. it was an idea that was first announced last mont if you ever wonder what goes on at twitter, you can this friday. you have to register first. you see on the screen in the white part there's the web address. shares in apple recovering after highs. down from a dollar when the iphone 5 first started selling. investors are concerned that apples isn't taking advantage of everything it could sell. but this morning recovering ever so slightly. we're also waiting for the mini ipad. >> he already has the regular one. >> as do you. good morning to you. woe do have very light showers and a little spotty activity over san francisco as well. here is what we're watching.
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Oct 8, 2012 4:30am PDT
it's up likely prices will drop any time soon. >>> trade deficit, import prices and consumer sentiment, three things wall street will be watching all week long. >>> plus, why is best buy taking the geek squad out on the road? for that and the rest of your news before the bell, let's turn things over to courtney reagan live at cnbc world headquarters. >> reporter: good morning to you. futures are lower this morning as the markets come off a positive week with the dow and s&p 500 both rising more than 1%. the dow is just about 550 points away from its all-time high. there's no economic data today but we'll get reports later this week on the trade deficit, import prices and consumer sentiment. earnings season also kicks off tomorrow night with alcoa's results. the dow rose 34 points friday to 13, 610. the nasdaq slipped 13 points to 3136. >>> best buy is bringing the geek squad to the worldwide web. the electronics retailer has expanded the reach of its well-known tech support team from fixing up pcs, tablets and other electronic devices. they launched the 24/7 geek squad servic
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Oct 11, 2012 6:00pm PDT
to get the jobs they want. get this deficit and debt under control. make trade work for america so we can make more things in america and sell them overseas and champion small businesses. don't raise taxes on small businesses because they're our job creators. he talks about detroit. mitt romney is a car guy. they keep misquoting him. but let me tell you about the mitt romney i know. this is a guy who i was talking to a family in northborough, massachusetts, the other day. cheryl and mark nixon. their kids were hit in a car crash. four of them. two of them were paralyzed. the romneys didn't know them. they went to the same church. mitt asked if they could come over on christmas. he brought his boys, his wife and gifts. later on he said i know you're struggling, mark. don't worry about their college, i'll pay for it. when mark told me this story, because you know what, mitt romney doesn't tell these stories. the nixons told this story. he said it wasn't the help, the cash help, it's that he gave his time and he has consistently. this is a man who gave 30% of his income to charity, more than
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Oct 7, 2012 8:30pm PDT
. andrew luck was sensational today. bringing them back 18-point deficit. the leadership, the will to win, all of the things that his teammates really feed on. and i just thought he was sensational. the start of a really great career and i know the colts are just excited to have him there. robert griffin iii started out a little bit faster than luck. had that big game opening day and this is the thing that they are doing with him. they are getting him out of the pocket on design plays and he is going to have to do this more, bob. he is going to have to run out of bounds, know when the play is over and not try to make every play a touchdown. he got hurt today. and i think he is going to learn from that, but these two young men are going to be great quarterbacks in the league for a long time to come. >> well, the last thing you mentioned ties into the first thing. we will talk to mike florio about. here is mike from pro football talk who will take us through the day's injuries which includes the concussion suffered by robert griffin iii. >> tony mentioned that injury to griffin. now the lea
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Oct 9, 2012 4:00am PDT
the deficit. now the obama camp has released a new tongue-in-cheek ad casting an unlikely star as a criminal master mine. will it be effective? take a look for yourself and decide. >> i'm barack obama and i approve this message. >> bernie madoff, dennis keselowski, criminals, gluttons of greed and the evil genius who towered over them. one man has the guts to speak his name. >> big bird. >> big bird. >> it's me, big bird. >> big, yellow, a menace to our economy. mitt romney knows it's not wall street you have to worry about, it's sesame street. >> i'm going to stop the subsidy to pbs. >> mitt romney taking on our enemies no matter where they nest. >> this comes as the 2012 presidential election is just four weeks away, and now new polls show the race between president obama and republican rival mitt romney is closer than ever. nbc's tracie potts has more from washington. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. they're raising a lot of money, too. which is why we'll see more of those ads. romney today in iowa and ohio. speaking of campaign slogans, turns out he may end up repeating a
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Oct 12, 2012 11:00am PDT
by league mvp buster posey. the g-men are the first team to come back from a two games to none deficit. the team is staying in cincinnati pending the outcome of the cardinals and nationals win. if the cardinals win, the giants come back to the bay area. the series starts on sunday. >>> champagne on the head is always a party. still ahead at 11:00, they come out swinging. joe biden and paul ryan go toe-to-toe last night in the vice presidential debate. we will have a recap for you. >>> and the mythbusters make the jump from the small screen to the old exhibit hall. i'm bob redell. i'll take you live to where they have taken their show on the road. that report coming up. >>> and the biggest tech ipo since facebook. we will take a look ahead in business news. alright let's break it down. mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪ too bad the guys aren't here we're clear. ok, swarm! swarm! hello [ female announcer ] pillsbury chocolate chip cookies. let the making begin >>> th
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Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
overcoming a 6-0 deficit and coming back to win 9-7. that means the nlcs starts sunday at at&t park. game one starts just after 5:00 p.m. the giants. game two monday 5:07 before the series a moves on to st. louis on wednesday for games three and four. and games five through seven will be played next friday, sunday and monday. that is, of course, if they're necessary. >>> meantime, the oakland a's are saluting their fans and saying good-bye for the season. >> when you lose a game that you don't think you're going to lose and you think you're going to play the next day or go somewhere else, it's a little bit difficult, but, you know, off the top of my head, i think if you look back at the beginning of the season and see what we accomplished, it was unbelievable. >> the a's fell to the detroit tigers in thursday's night decisive game five. what is nextt for the team? jimmy bean thinks he will keep most of the team in tact for the 2013 season. the "oakland tribune" optimistic about the next season and thinks the team is in great shape. bean did discuss the possibility of adding to the team. >>> n
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Oct 7, 2012 8:00am PDT
one loophole you'd close, you're not going to run up the deficit or taxes on the middle class. >> very quickly -- >> no, no. it goes back to bill clinton. >> there was a story out yesterday that that claim is fiction because you don't count the loophole closing. >> what loophole? >> he talked about mortgage interest. really quickly -- >> mortgage interest? >> he has never talked about mortgage interest. >> the hilarity that there is one -- >> we have one loophole. >> mike, finish, but then i want to get on to something else. >> the president says he wants to lower tax cuts to big corporations. how to pay for it? loopholes. what loopholes? nothing. we'll tell you after the election. you're attacking romney for the same thing. >> i want to talk about the gas prices. one thing that was striking, speaker gingrich, is what some were arguing about the actual numbers. jack welch made a lot of headlines with a tweet that said, unbelievable jobs numbers. these chicago guys will do anything. can't debate so they change the numbers without any substantiation. he was on "hardball" with chris matth
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Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
oakland a's baseball. >> we can win three. we won three. and we came back from a deficit then. one game at a time. >> we've got a great crowd, a great atmosphere here. so we're not threatening anything. we're just going to go out here and keep doing what we have done all year. >> reporter: and for fans whoever wondered if they could have an impact on the game, the a's players are saying yes, you can. they say they felt the energy of the soldout crowd last night at the coliseum. that helped fuel their success on the field. bob melvin called the contingency the tenth man. they just want to go out there and make their fans proud. kate longworth, nbc bay area news. >> all right, kate, thanks. we'll have more from the giants clubhouse in cincinnati at 6:00. jessica and janelle, you better start wearing green, because the giants did it. now we need the a's to do it tonight. >> hello, i'm in green! >> all right, thanks, dave. >>> well, still ahead at 5:00, just when you thought it was over, the new hitch that could keep gas prices on the rise for months. >>> also, complicated doping conspiracy
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Oct 11, 2012 11:00pm PDT
with the reds. they have to make baseball history. no team has ever come back from an 0-2 deficit by winning the last three games on the road. that's exactly what buster posey and the giants did today beating the reds. matt cain gets a win, sergeo romo gets the final out, and the save. and the g men advance to the nlcs. >> it was a fight, they didn't make it easy on us. our staff came up with some big pitches when they needed to. it's a great feeling. this is a top one for me, being down 0-2 and seeing the resolve, all these guys had. it was a lot. >> we're a grinding team. we scrapped it out, very energetic. high strung, and it shows in our play. man, i'm proud of our team. >> got me again. >> he got me too. >> and the a's incredible ride came to a halt in oakland tonight. last season's cy young award winner pitched a shutout as the a's fall to the tigers 6-0 in game five of the american league division series. oakland allowed four runs in the seventh inning alone. the a's fans treated the team to a well deserved standing ovation. >> that was -- that's part of the whole night. went from jus
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Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm PDT
their stunning win. the cardinals came back from a deficit and came back to win, 9-7, meaning they start at at&t park. after 1:00, the giants announced tonight madison bumgarner will start the game. game two will be on monday, before they move to st. louis for game three and four. and games five through seven will be played next friday, sunday, and monday, if necessary. >>> new details tonight on what could be the largest disciplineary crackdown on the officers in the oakland police department. today, dozens were referred for discipline, and termination for their handling of "occupy oakland" demonstrators. this comes after there is a look into a possible federal takeover. >> overall, i think it is good news. because it kind of shows that maybe opd is taking a step in the right direction. >> reporter: this iraqi war veteran is reacting to the report released by the police department. the report says that the chief is recommending that two officers be fired for using excessive force, and 42 others disciplined or suspended for their actions during "occupy oakland" protests. he was critically inju
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Oct 12, 2012 4:30am PDT
-game deficit in the playoffs, oakland loses the series in a shutout to the detroit tigers. the a's fell 6-0 against justin verlander. oakland allowed four runs in the seventh and only managed four hits in the entire game. regardless, a's fans treated the team to a standing ovation. >> everybody hates that it has to end right now. i just want to thank all the fans. they did a fantastic job. >> they were behind us the whole time. you couldn't ask for any more from the crowd. all i can say now is i hope to see crowds like that at every game next year. >> no doubt about that. oakland fans were hoping to be celebrating as new a.l. division champs. they say they're still proud of their green and gold. >> we're disappointed, but we're so proud they came this far. we're definitely proud they came this far. it's a disappointment, but it's okay, there's always next year. >> fans say they are sticking by their team. >> those guys should be very, very proud. >>> meantime better news for the giants. they are staying in cincinnati. they wait to find out what will play in that nl championship series. in
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Oct 10, 2012 6:00pm PDT
can counter with the fact only seven teams have come back with an 0-2 deficit to win the best of five series. that's what the giants were trying to do today. top one, andrew pagon, first post season leadoff home run in giants history. blanco with a two-run home run. giants are on top. tim lincecum came in on relief and he gave up one run in 41 1. game five is tomorrow back in cincinnati. this was a great scenario for the giants and jamie joins us now from cincinnati. quite a day for the team, and specifically, jamie, timmy lincecum. >> reporter: absolutely, dave. written on the dry erase board in the clubhouse, it says everything for the man next to you. i think tim lincecum really embodied that message out of the bull pen and giving his team a lift when they needed it the most. >> i think the situation kind of made it a little easier. op y obviously we had the lead and we got that strikeout. i felt like i kind of had the edge on ludwig in this situation. it's a righty-righty situation. tons of confidence out of the pen. jups letting go of what's been going on in the year and focusin
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Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm PDT
's begin with the giants story. they beat the odds, come back from an 0-2 deficit against the cincinnati reds to advance to their second nlcs in three years and now await the winners of the cardinals' divisional series happening now in the nation's capital and washington in the fourth leads 6-0. the giants could be heading to d.c. the buzz that the giants have created is off the charts. check out this photo hunter road sign on the way to tahoe suggesting we write in buster posey for president in november. awesome. how about this? san francisco zoo claiming a small part of the giants' success as this new orange and black primate was born just before game three when the giants started to turn things around. way to go giants as they move along. on to the athletics the green and gold, on the other hand they saw their magical season come to a close last night as they lose game five to the detroit tigers. there is no doubt that the win, the american league west title still hard for the as to believe their season is over. >> at the end of a season when you're not in a pennant race you know when
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Oct 10, 2012 5:00am PDT
with this system. just pecky showers. we need the rain as you know. we're running significant deficit last rain season. this rain season, we could see a nino setup. it's still not completely sure. when it companies to the timing of these showers, it's going to get more active before we have evening hours. we're going to see the temperatures really kind of comfortable today. showers creeping up from the south all the way to 5:00 p.m. best chance for the showers is around the western facing slopes of san jose so keep that in mind. southern california will receive about 2 to 3 times of rain. snowfall in yosemite when last week we had triple digit heat. yeah, got to love california. 70 degrees in freemont. 66 degrees in santa cruz. i'll let you know how much rain was received so far and how much more is on the way. they're hard to pinpoint. you might be waking up with some things acting funny. i know my computer wasn't working. lightning strikes were frequent overnight. count on more isolated lightning and thunderstorms. very hit or miss showers. let's check your drive. >> we definitely need all th
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Oct 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
a federal deficit. i would assume republican or democrat you think you can't attack big bird and think you'll look good afterward. >> this is going to come down to a gaffe. if romney says let's go ahead and stop funding pbs, people will think, national geographic. history channel stuff. whatever. you pick on big bird, my goodness. that's almost unconstitutional. it's going to be the kind of thing you saw "saturday night live" do something on it last night. this is going to come up again. big bird protesters. it will come up and be a distraction. i think he probably regrets saying that. good news is another debate comes this week and then two more after that. >> they can say so few gaffes. can you imagine? everywhere all the time. >> hundreds of speeches maybe more in the course of the campaign. it's amazing. >> shocking it doesn't happen more often. thank you very much, larry. the presidential debate will be a hot topic on "meet the press." here's david gregory with more on that. >> romney delivers in the first debate but new improving jobs numbers show unemployment below 8%. what does it
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Oct 8, 2012 5:00am PDT
but we'll get reports later this week on the trade deficit, import prices and consumer sentiment. earnings season kicks off tomorrow with alcoa's results after the bell. the dow rose 34 points friday to 13,610. the nasdaq slipped 13 to 3136. that's where they'll open when the bell sounds today. >>> walmart and american express just made an announcement about a new financial services offer. basically the companies are teaming up to offer a new kind of checking and debit account. they're calling it blue bird. they're going to answer some questions from the media in just a couple minutes so we'll bring you more when we have it. walmart has basically said that many of its shoppers have little to no access to credit and they have tried to offer things like check cashes at low rates in order to help them. walmart also says 85% of its transactions are in fact made with cash. scott, back to you. >> when you think about it, all those transactions made with cash, that's the way you're supposed to buy things. it would be the better way to buy things. >> old school. that's how we used to do
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Oct 9, 2012 5:00am PDT
back from a two games to none deficit in that american league series. >> that rally has to start tonight in a must-win game at o.co. jim kozimor is live in oakland where the a's say they are not done just yet. jim, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. i tell you it's great to see the giants and a's both getting going in playoff baseball. for the athletics, they have a history with the detroit tigers. back in 1972 these two squared off in the alds and someone in that game will figure in tonight's game. as we get ready for another round of a's and tigers, it's game three tonight at the coliseum. what you have to do is get the fans ready. in oakland at city hall on monday, the fan rally went on. plenty of a's fans sporting the green and gold, gearing up and getting ready for a game three that is a must-win for thea let ix. remember, they'll get near 36,000 at the coliseum tonight. this year at home, the a's were 50-31. who gets the ball in a must-win game three in this best of five alds? for the a's it's the left-hander, brett aroundson, who will make his first start sips septem
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Oct 11, 2012 7:00am PDT
their teams can pull off a series-clinching win. both coming from 2-0 deficits to force a deciding game five. the a's coming from behind in the ninth inning. coco crisp getting it done and the fans go bananas watching their team rally for another thrilling victory. >> we're going to win, baby! we're about to win! we got this! >> can you believe this? >> no, i cannot. that was amazing. absolutely amazing. >> let's go, oakland! >> it was rally mustard. >> rally mustard does it every time. game five starts at 6:30 tonight. >>> for the giants, a little less drama but still a sweep. they got the victory. they beat the reds 8-3 in cincinnati. they will play one final time in this series. that game starts at 10:00 a.m. pacific time. so more wall-to-wall baseball. christina loren, wall-to-wall weather but i know you're pumping those giants. >> our newsroom is going to be going off as we watch that game. good morning to you. a little spotty activity still over the local mountains. we're expecting that shower chance to return as we head through this evening. we've got a really good shot for seeing sho
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Oct 6, 2012 5:00am PDT
was asked how he would actually cut spending and reduce the deficit, he said he'd go after funding for public television. elmo, you better make a run for it. >> reporter: on the stump in virginia, romney says the jobless numbers don't tell the whole story. too many workers, he says, have simply stopped looking. >> when i'm president of the united states, that unemployment rate is going to come down, not because people are giving up and dropping out of the work force, but because we're creating more jobs. >> reporter: with the unexpected drop, some saw a conspiracy. former general electric chairman jack welch seemed to accuse the obama campaign of cooking the books, tweeting unbelievable jobs numbers. these chicago guys will do anything. can't debate, so change numberns. later on "hardball", welch admitted he has no evidence to back that up, but he remained defiant. >> i don't want to take back one word in that tweet. it seems coincidental that one month before the election they would end up at 7.8. >> reporter: the charge was met with outrage from many, including the president's ba
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Oct 10, 2012 7:00am PDT
is finally getting tough on big bird. who knew he was driving the deficit. >> his focus on saving big bird is a strange thing in my view, because i'm focused on helping the american people to get better jobs and brighter prospects. >> reporter: both are responding to this campaign ad by president obama to clip public subsidies to public television. it is already ruffling feathers with a nonprofit behind sesame street objecting and asking them to remove the sesame street characters from the ads. and just a short time from now mitt romney will step in that bus and begin to crisscross the state. it is a long day for him and a bus tour to try to win this us man must-win state, and also, the first vice presidential debate is still to come. >> thank you. robert gibbs is the presidential adviser to the obama campaign. and your colleague david plouffe said if the first debate fundamentally changed the race, you would see ohio polls drawing to a tie, and it has not gone to a tie, but it has narrowed from 10-point president obama lead to three or four points and can you deny that the momentum, rober
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